UPDATE1: Japan disburses 1 bil. yen to S. Korean comfort women fund

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16:48 1 Sep 2016

SEOUL, Sept. 1, Kyodo

The Japanese supervision has disbursed 1 billion yen ($9.8 million) to a South Korean comment directed during assisting Korean women who were forced into wartime brothels for a Japanese military, South Korea’s Foreign Ministry pronounced Thursday.

The routine was finished after a income arrived in a bank comment of a Reconciliation and Healing Foundation on Thursday.

The substructure was launched in Jul by a South Korean supervision to support former “comfort women” underneath a understanding reached between a dual countries.

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